SOCIAL STUDIES Introduction to Psychology

  • Higher Education
SOCIAL STUDIES Introduction to Psychology
An introductory course in psychology surveying the multiple aspects of human behavior. It addresses the theoretical foundations of human functioning in such areas as perception, learning, motivation, development, personality, health and pathology, exploring physiological and environmental influences. It directs the student to an insightful understanding of the complexities of human relationships in personal and vocational settings.

Technical College: 3 Credits

Credit: 0.5

Length: (1) Trimester

Grade Level: 11, 12

Prerequisite: Placement Test Scores ACT Reading 13+, COMPASS Reading 60+, ACCUPLACER Reading 70+. This class requires student participation online in addition to being an Interactive Distance Learning class. Learn more about Western's online learning resources at If you are enrolling in an online or blended class for the first time, you will be required to complete a series of online training modules prior to the start of the class.

Cum Laude Points: 0.5

Career Cluster(s):

  • 11
  • 12
  • SOC ST